A silver, aluminum rectangular case with top hinged at back; inside of case is hollow, but has two pieces of metal, one at the top and one partway down, which had circular pieces stamped out in order to hold six items of varying sizes; kit includes 996.011.005-.009
A hypodermic syringe consisting of a metal casing which slips over a glass barrel and has a threaded nozzle; glass barrel is hollow and cylindrical; metal plunger consists of threaded rod with flat round top which is slightly concave; a metal disc with two flat handles, one at each side, moves up a…
A narrow cylindrical glass container with brown cork stopper containing white circular tablets up to 2/3 of the interior space; cork stopper has orange wax on top surface and a piece of white cotton pushed into the container below it; product label covers 2/3 of the container's circumference and mo…
A narrow cylindrical amber glass container with a flat bottom and an open top, plugged with a cork stopper; the container is full of circular white tablets; a paper manufacturer's label covers about half of the upper outside of the container and lists product information; the container has a small …
A narrow cylindrical amber glass container with a flat bottom and an open top, plugged with a cork stopper; the container is full of circular white tablets; a paper manufacturer's label covers about half of the upper outside of the container and lists product information; the container has a small lip at the mouth; from hypodermic kit 996.011.004.
Number Of Parts
Owned and used by Dr. H. Botterell
Parke, Davis & Co.
Located with another medicine container dated 1916 (996.011.006)
glass: clear yellow
On label: "25 HYPODERMIC TABLETS // NO. 16 // MORPHINE AND ATROPINE, RH // Morphine sulphate, 1-4 gr. // Atropine sulphate, 1-150 gr. // POISON C450063 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO."
Storage Room 0010
Length: 7.5 cm. x Diam. : 5.0 mm.
Container is broken at mouth; a "V"-shaped piece is missing with the wide part at the mouth and the narrow part under the label; cork is chipped; label is dirty; edges of paper are rough but no parts are missing
A hypodermic needle with a circular hollow base on top of which is a squared metal section, slightly concave on each side; squared section tapers at top and ends at base of needle; needle tip is cut on an angle; from hypodermic kit, 996.011.004
A #7 Bard-Parker scalpel missing the actual blade; not stainless steel, the blade was detachable from the handle; scalpel divided into three distinct sections: the tip for blade insertion, a middle portion and a grooved handle
A metal hypodermic kit; case hinges at the back; top and bottom surfaces are horizontally corrugated, sides are smooth; fastens at front with clasp; interior has flat mounts with semicircular clips on bottom and top surfaces; top mount has four clips which are paired: two at the front edge and two …
A metal hypodermic kit; case hinges at the back; top and bottom surfaces are horizontally corrugated, sides are smooth; fastens at front with clasp; interior has flat mounts with semicircular clips on bottom and top surfaces; top mount has four clips which are paired: two at the front edge and two at the back; bottom mount has five pairs of clips: three small and two large ones in the centre; also included are three hypodermic needles with round hollow bases and squared rims which taper upwards to base of needle, and a plastic needle holder designed for two hypodermic needles whose base would clip into the plastic pair of prongs at each end and tips would rest inside a hexagonal case; four needle wires are included in the kit.
Number Of Parts
a - case - Size: Length 9.5 cm. x Width 8.4 cm. x Depth 1.0 cm.
b - plastic needle holder - Size: Length 5.8 cm. x Width 9.0 mm.
c-e - needles (x3) - Size: Length 3.0 cm. x Width 7.0 mm.
Moderate signs of wear on kit including black accretions in grooves of corrugated surfaces; hinge and clasp work well; more black accretions on inside surfaces; additional stains on flat mounts; plastic needle case shows minor signs of wear, some superficial scratches; needles in good condition; needle (e) may have been dropped at one point, its tip is bent
"Catalog of Laboratory Apparatus and Scientific Instruments", Central Scientific Company (CENCO), 1942, p. 658, model #42110; "Surgical Instruments", Storz, 1966, p. 438, model #S-3620; also see 997.001.198a (case of B-D needles)
Same model illustrated in Cenco Catalog, 1942, p. 658; "Storz Catalog", 1966, p. 438
A glass syringe consisting of a barrel and plunger; barrel has small circular nozzle at top and a cylindrical body; starting from base of bozzle and going down to the mouth of the barrel are marked increments; mouth has a lip; plunger has round, flat head and opaque tubular body; bottom is flat; se…